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Professional Mediation:  A Good Choice -- Rebecca Cohan, LICSW

No one goes through life without conflict.  Tensions, disagreements, and disputes often occur simply because people have natural differences.  We differ in our likes and dislikes, in our personalities, in our beliefs, and in the way we approach problems.  Many accept that conflict is inevitable, but don’t always realize that it can have a positive outcome.



In the News

Senior, Jennifer. “All Joy and No Fun: Why Parents Hate Parenting.”  New York Magazine, July 4, 2010.
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Just Say No? -- Robert Evans, Ed.D.

Years ago, during my training, I attended a seminar that met evenings at the home of an eminent Boston psychologist.  Arriving early one night, I heard children shouting distantly above me, up in the third floor.  Then suddenly I heard the eminent psychologist’s voice boom out, “Because your goddam father says so, that’s why!”